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Brexit Latest & Property Prices

December 10th, 2018|Commentary, UK House Prices, UK Property Market Update, UK Property News|

Brexit Latest & Property Prices After a long period of Brexit uncertainty, we have news that the uncertainty continues! Today on 10th of December, Theresa May the Prime Minister has announced that the vote in the house of commons due to take place tomorrow on the 11th, will be postponed. May concedes that she the [...]

What Is The Best Location For UK Property Investment?

November 18th, 2018|Commentary, UK Property Market Update|

What Is The Best Location For UK Property Investment? What Is The Best Location For UK Property Investment? Well, the UK has long had a  "north-south divide".  In the past, the London property market has been the destination for many property investors. The north has been regarded as the industrial area of England, with the [...]

Birmingham an Emerging Property Hotspot

November 4th, 2018|Commentary|

Birmingham an Emerging Property Hotspot Birmingham an Emerging Property Hotspot. Not only the UK’s largest city outside London but also one of the country’s biggest financial centres. The relocation of firms; Deutsche Bank and HSBC will increase the number of affluent professionals making their home here. The diverse economy benefits from exceptional connections to local, [...]

1 in 3 Millennials Will Rent Forever

May 23rd, 2018|Commentary|

1 in 3 Millennials Will Rent Forever Up to 1 in 3 Millennials will rent forever, those born between 1980 and 1996, will never own their own home says new research from the Resolution Foundation. Escalating house price growth, rising cost of living and deposits. Contrasted with a backdrop of relatively stagnant wage inflation is creating [...]

Overseas Investors Driving Up UK Property Prices

May 23rd, 2018|Commentary, Dubai Property Market Update>Foreign Investors, UK House Prices|

Overseas Investors Driving Up UK Property Prices A new study suggests that Overseas Investors Driving Up UK Property Prices; as property prices in the UK have increased far more than typical inflation. The UK has always been an attractive place to invest for foreign buyers; a secure legal system, no barriers to entry and a [...]

House Prices Will Continue to Outpace Wage Growth

May 20th, 2018|Commentary|

House Prices Will Continue to Outpace Wage growth. The UK housing market is still expected to grow by around 3.5% per year over the next five years. Therefore, house prices will continue to outpace wage growth, despite signs that the market has become more subdued recently. In an "ominous signal" for aspiring first-time buyers, surveyors [...]

House Prices to Soar over the next 4 years

April 4th, 2018|Commentary, UK House Prices|

House Prices to Soar over the next 4 years. In spite of "Brexit", House Prices to Soar over the next 4 years despite Brexit; according to the Centre for Economics and Business Research (Cebr). As the UK economy goes from strength to strength over the next few years house prices are expected to grow by [...]

UK House prices continue to rise in 2018

April 3rd, 2018|Commentary, Uncategorised|

UK House prices continue to rise in 2018 UK house prices continue To rise in 2018, still continuing an upward trend over the year; despite lack of enquiries and sales volumes falling. Simon Rubinsohn, RICS chief economist, says: “Lack of inventory on agents’ books continues to provide a major challenge with the number of valuations [...]

Buy-to-let Property Investor Trend

April 3rd, 2018|Commentary|

Buy-to-let property Investor Trend Changing There has been a change in the Buy-to-let property Investor Trend. Now, the average landlord in the UK is now spending less on property purchases. Buy-to-let property Investors are now seeking out seeking out lower valued properties; therefore, seeking better yields. Property investors are now seeking to invest in areas [...]

Property Investment In Manchester Remains Popular

April 3rd, 2018|Commentary, UK Property News|

Property Investment In Manchester Remains Popular Property Investment In Manchester Remains Popular, as Manchester continues to be at the centre of the Northern Powerhouse. Manchester has built a strong reputation as a property investment hot-spot. Where investors, can buy in a prime city centre location for a fraction of London; attracting higher yields and stronger [...]